Reports, memoranda, and other documents, relating to Czechoslovak secret police and intelligence activities, and to dissidents in Czechoslovakia. Includes some documents from other Czechoslovak government agencies.
Case files, reports, and diaries and interrogation transcripts of Czech senior secret police personnel, relating to secret service activities in Czechoslovakia. Includes a summary of the secret police file on Václav Havel.
Selected minutes, reports, memoranda, and letters, of the central committee of the Czechoslovak communist party and the Czechoslovak ministry of the interior, relating to political persecutions in Czechoslovakia, trials and imprisonment for political offenses, forced labor camps, confiscation of church property, and secret police activities.
Sound recordings of proceedings, and printed copies of preparatory briefing materials for conference participants, relating to political events in Czechoslovakia from 1987 to 1989, culminating in the fall of the communist regime.
Sound recordings and transcripts of interviews of Polish and Czech politicians and business and labor leaders, relating to political and economic conditions, and to privatization, in Poland and the Czech Republic.
Relates to the resistance movement in German-occupied Czechoslovakia during World War II, and especially to clandestine radio communications between Great Britain and Czech resistance forces. Includes holograph and typescript versions of a volume entitled "Ve sluz̆bách odboje a demokracie," and typescript of a second volume entitled "Studenou Válkou konec̆nĕ k svobodĕ." Incorporates the texts of radio transmissions exchanged between London and Prague, 1939-1941.
Interviews with activists in KOR, Solidarność, and other Polish dissident movements of the 1970s and 1980s, with activists in Czechoslovak and East German dissident movements of the same period, and with observers of these movements, relating to the history of the movements, and to the social dynamics of participation in them.
Correspondence, press releases, reports, clippings, printed matter, and memorabilia, relating to human rights conditions and conditions of political prisoners in Czechoslovakia, and to Jiři Wolf and other Czechoslovak dissidents.
Radio dispatches, reports, and memoranda, relating to conditions in German-occupied Czechoslovakia, resistance activities, activities of the Communist Party of Czechoslovakia, and Soviet intelligence activities in Czechoslovakia. Includes transcripts of clandestine radio transmissions between London and Prague, and lists of the Czechoslovak communist underground apparatus.